1807 1/2C, BN (Regular Strike)

Series: Draped Bust Half Cents 1800-1808

PCGS MS64+BN

PCGS MS64+BN

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PCGS MS64BN

PCGS MS64BN

PCGS MS64BN

PCGS MS64BN

PCGS #:
1104
Designer:
Robert Scot
Edge:
Plain
Diameter:
23.50 millimeters
Weight:
5.44 grams
Mintage:
476,000
Mint:
Philadelphia
Metal:
Copper
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Rarity and Survival Estimates Learn More

Grades Survival
Estimate
Numismatic
Rarity
Relative Rarity
By Type
Relative Rarity
By Series
All Grades 800 R-5.4 15 / 18 15 / 18
60 or Better 50 R-8.5 10 / 18 10 / 18
65 or Better 0 R-10.1 1 / 18 1 / 18
Survival Estimate
All Grades 800
60 or Better 50
65 or Better
Numismatic Rarity
All Grades R-5.4
60 or Better R-8.5
65 or Better R-10.1
Relative Rarity By Type All Specs in this Type
All Grades 15 / 18
60 or Better 10 / 18
65 or Better 1 / 18
Relative Rarity By Series All Specs in this Series
All Grades 15 / 18
60 or Better 10 / 18
65 or Better 1 / 18

Condition Census What Is This?

Pos Grade Image Pedigree and History
1 MS64BN PCGS grade

Bill Weber Collection (not in the Superior sale of his collection) - Red Headed Copper Collection - Heritage 8/2018:5023, $27,600 - High Desert Collection (PCGS Set Registry)

1 MS64BN PCGS grade

Stack’s 8/1971:508, $135 - Willard C. Blaisdell, sold privately on 9/15/1976 (via Delmar N. Bland) - R.E. "Ted" Naftzger, Jr. Collection, sold privately on 10/8/1976 - William K. Raymond Fixed Price List 8/1977 (listed for $600) - R. Tettenhorst Collection - Missouri Cabinet (Mocab 07.1.5) - Goldbergs 1/2014:87, $71,875 - D. Brent Pogue Collection, Part V - Stack's/Bowers & Sotheby's 3/2017:5057, $37,600 - D.L. Hansen Collection

1 MS64BN PCGS grade

ESM Collection

4 MS63+BN PCGS grade
4 MS63+BN PCGS grade

Garry Fitzgerald - MARCA 9/1984:44 - Jim McGuigan Collection (PCGS Set Registry)

6 MS63BN PCGS grade

Heritage 1/2015:3082, $9,988 - Legend Rare Coin Auctions 8/2017:3, $7,000 - Heritage 12/2017:3007, $8,400

6 MS63BN PCGS grade
6 MS63BN PCGS grade
6 MS63BN PCGS grade
10 MS62BN PCGS grade
#1 MS64BN PCGS grade

Bill Weber Collection (not in the Superior sale of his collection) - Red Headed Copper Collection - Heritage 8/2018:5023, $27,600 - High Desert Collection (PCGS Set Registry)

#1 MS64BN PCGS grade

Stack’s 8/1971:508, $135 - Willard C. Blaisdell, sold privately on 9/15/1976 (via Delmar N. Bland) - R.E. "Ted" Naftzger, Jr. Collection, sold privately on 10/8/1976 - William K. Raymond Fixed Price List 8/1977 (listed for $600) - R. Tettenhorst Collection - Missouri Cabinet (Mocab 07.1.5) - Goldbergs 1/2014:87, $71,875 - D. Brent Pogue Collection, Part V - Stack's/Bowers & Sotheby's 3/2017:5057, $37,600 - D.L. Hansen Collection

#1 MS64BN PCGS grade

ESM Collection

#4 MS63+BN PCGS grade
#4 MS63+BN PCGS grade

Garry Fitzgerald - MARCA 9/1984:44 - Jim McGuigan Collection (PCGS Set Registry)

#6 MS63BN PCGS grade

Heritage 1/2015:3082, $9,988 - Legend Rare Coin Auctions 8/2017:3, $7,000 - Heritage 12/2017:3007, $8,400

#6 MS63BN PCGS grade
#6 MS63BN PCGS grade
#6 MS63BN PCGS grade
#10 MS62BN PCGS grade
Ron Guth:

The 1807 Half Cent is a relatively common date in circulated grades, but becomes quite difficult to locate in true Mint State. Examples with even a trace of original mint red are scarce and none have been certified as Red-Brown or Red by PCGS.